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Doughnut Surrender: Suspect in custody following police Facebook dare

Doughnut Surrender: Suspect in custody following police Facebook dare

Sweet Surrender: Detroit-area man arrested with a dozen doughnuts for police. The fugitive with the alias “Champagne Torino” promised on Facebook for all the world to see: He’d turn himself in to police in suburban Detroit if the cops’ post of his “wanted” photo got 1,000 shares. Responding to Redford Township police, the man posted: ”I’m not worried about it ... Read More »

Gold Star father: Trump Was Respectful

Gold Star father: Trump Was Respectful

Grieving Gold Star Father Says Trump Offered Him $25,000 In A Call, But Never Followed Through. Chris Baldridge, the father of Army Cpl. Dillon Baldridge, told The Washington Post that Trump called him at his home in Zebulon, N.C., a few weeks after his 22-year-old son and two fellow soldiers were gunned down by an Afghan police officer in a ... Read More »

Titanic letter up for auction

Titanic letter up for auction

Eerie letter written onboard the Titanic goes up for auction. The note was written on embossed Titanic stationery by first-class passenger Alexander Oskar Holverson on 13 April 1912, the day before the ocean liner sank. It is one of the last known letters to have survived the sinking and the last-known letter written on board by a victim. The note, ... Read More »

Nuns rob Poconos bank! Duo charged with robbing two New Jersey banks

Nuns rob Poconos bank! Duo charged with robbing two New Jersey banks

Two women charged with robbing a pair of New Jersey banks are also suspected of trying to rob a bank in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains while dressed as nuns. The FBI says 19-year-old Swahilys Pedraza-Rodriguez and 23-year-old Melissa Aquino Arias attempted to rob a bank in Pennsylvania’s Poconos region back in August while disguised as nuns. Surveillance photos from the attempted ... Read More »

Maryland office park shooting: 5 Shot, 3 Dead, Suspect At-Large

Maryland office park shooting: 5 Shot, 3 Dead, Suspect At-Large

5 shot, 3 dead in Maryland office park shooting, gunman on the run, Harford sheriff says. A manhunt is under way for 37-year-old Radee Labeeb Prince, who is considered armed and dangerous. Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler said Prince shot his victims with a handgun and then fled Emmorton Business Park in Edgewood, 25 miles northeast of Baltimore. Mr Gahler ... Read More »

Officers fired after United Airlines incident

Officers fired after United Airlines incident

Two officers fired after United Airlines dragging incident; another quits. Three of the Chicago law enforcement officers involved in dragging a Louisville doctor off a United Airlines’ flight in April are no longer on the job, officials revealed Tuesday. Chicago’s Inspector General Joseph Ferguson said an officer and an Aviation Security sergeant were fired, a third officer resigned and another ... Read More »

3 US companies funded terror in Iraq

3 US companies funded terror in Iraq

Lawsuit Claims 3 U.S. Companies Funded Terror in Iraq. Several US veterans and relatives of soldiers killed or wounded in Iraq sued five pharmaceutical and medical equipment makers on Tuesday, accusing them in effect of funding an Iraqi terrorist militia that killed hundreds of American soldiers following the 2003 US-led invasion. The civil lawsuit, filed in federal court in Washington, ... Read More »

Fisherman almost dies after Dover sole jumps down his throat

Fisherman almost dies after Dover sole jumps down his throat

A fisherman’s prank almost killed him after the Dover sole he had just caught jumped down his throat when he posed with it over his mouth. The 14cm (5.5in) fish completely blocked the 28-year-old’s airway, stopping him from breathing and causing him to go into cardiac arrest. Paramedic Matt Harrison says after arriving at the scene, he knew that he ... Read More »

Two Canadians among 58 killed in Las Vegas mass shooting

Two Canadians among 58 killed in Las Vegas mass shooting

Two Canadians — Jordan McIldoon from BC and Jessica Klymchuk from Alberta — are two of the 58 people killed in a mass shooting on Sunday night in Las Vegas. Jordan McIldoon, 23, of Maple Ridge, British Colombia province was among the 58 people killed when a gunman opened fired on a large crowd near the end of an outdoor ... Read More »